Trades Tech IV

Fairfax, VA
Oct 11, 2017
Oct 27, 2017
Analyst, Research
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Electrical Supervisor

The George Mason University Facilities Management Department is currently seeking candidates for an Electrical Supervisor position working on the Fairfax, Va., campus. The working hours for this position are Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: * Responsible for scheduling, directing, and performing systematic preventive maintenance on university electrical systems to prevent breakdown, improve efficiency, conserve energy, and prolong equipment life; * Supervise and direct the electrical shop and electrical shop employees in all aspects of interior and exterior electrical installations, repair and maintenance; * Coordinate the work of the electrical shop with other buildings and mechanical trades and the facility occupants; * Coordinate with all parties involved with electrical outages and location of underground utilities; * Respond to emergency situations involving a broad range of electrical/mechanical problems and other emergencies, such as snow removal; and * Provide advice for Mason Facilities Department on preference of electrical work in new and renovation construction projects.

Required Qualifications: * Experience in supervising at least five skilled journeyman electricians; and * Extensive supervisory experience with demonstrated ability to work journeyman electricians, including performance reviews and disciplinary actions.

Preferred Qualifications: * Journeyman Electrician License is highly preferred, though an equivalent combination of training and experience may substitute; * Substantial experience and responsibility in the operation, maintenance and repair of commercial and industrial electrical equipment and systems; * Knowledge of principles of electricity, codes, standards, installation practices, etc.; * Ability to explain electrical concepts and skills for others to easily follow and understand; * Working skills in the use of electrical tools; * Thorough knowledge of all types of required maintenance and repair normally found on a university campus, or large commercial or office complex; * Ability to keep thorough record of work orders regarding priority, time spent and materials used; * Has innovative ideas and initiative to implement sound solutions to organization and facility problems; and * Master Electrician License preferred.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 02401z at by October 25, 2017; and complete and submit the online application. Cover letter and resume are optional.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Close Date : 2017-10-25

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